Guelph, ON – General Manager and Head Coach George Burnett announced recently that Braeden Bowman and Colin Campbell have each committed to Ontario Hockey League standard player’s agreements with the Storm.
Bowman, a 6-foot, 188lb forward from Kitchener, was the Storm’s fifth round pick (96th overall) in the 2019 OHL Priority Selection.
“Braeden is a high-character individual that will be a big part of our future,” said Burnett. “We are excited to work with Braeden on developing his potential to be a high-end player in our league.”
The 2003-born Bowman spent the 2018-19 season with the Kitchener Jr. Rangers where he collected 17 goals and 18 assists for 35 points in 32 games.
““It is a huge honour to join such a great organization,” said Bowman. “I am looking forward to working with the coaching staff on my development and I can’t wait to get started.”
In the OHL Cup, the Kitchener, Ontario native potted three goals for five points in four games played, along with four penalty minutes.
Campbell, a 5-foot-9, 160lb defenceman from Mississauga, headed into camp as an undrafted free agent invitee.
“Colin has had an outstanding training camp and has earned the opportunity to join our club,” said Burnett. “His speed and puck-moving ability are a welcome addition to our blue line.”
Campbell spent the 2018-19 season split between with the Summerside Western Capitals of the Maritime Junior Hockey League and the Mississauga Rebels Midget AAA.
“It is an honour to be part of this great organization,” said Campbell. “This is a big opportunity for me and I would like to thank my teammates and the staff for being so welcoming.”
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